Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: van't Hoff on Moon

van't Hoff

Feature Name van't Hoff
Clean Name van t Hoff
Feature ID 6320
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 63.32 °
Southernmost Latitude 60.27 °
Easternmost Longitude -129.03 °
Westernmost Longitude -136.42 °
Diameter 107.30 km
Center Latitude 61.75 °
Center Longitude -132.68 °
Northernmost Latitude 63.25 °
Southernmost Latitude 60.21 °
Easternmost Longitude -128.99 °
Westernmost Longitude -136.37 °
Diameter 107.30 km
Center Latitude 61.68 °
Center Longitude -132.64 °
Northernmost Latitude 62.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 62.10 °
Easternmost Longitude -131.80 °
Westernmost Longitude -131.80 °
Diameter 92.00 km
Center Latitude 62.10 °
Center Longitude -131.80 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
The Netherlands (Dutch)
Quad LAC-20 [pdf]
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Origin Jacobus Hendricus; Dutch chemist; Nobel laureate (1852-1911).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) van't Hoff M
van't Hoff N
van't Hoff F

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